Pro-Russian Forces Shoot Down Ukrainian Helicopter12 Ukrainian soldiers killed, including a general who served in the Soviet army and was in charge of combat training.
Steelworkers In Eastern Ukraine Fight Back Against Pro-Russian ForcesSteelworkers retook government buildings from pro-Russian militants in an industrial port city in eastern Ukraine.
Dozens Dead In Odessa As Violence Spreads In UkraineUkraine launched an offensive against pro-Russian forces; officials say a fire in the southern port city of Odessa killed 31 people.